Model of Community Policing
When Sgt. Dee Dee Rhinehart looked out her bus window at the
hundreds of homeless people on the streets of Los Angeles,
she couldn't believe her eyes. She was not used to the
numbers, but she certainly understands the problem of homelessness
and why police have to pay attention to it.
Community Policing in Small Cities and Rural Areas
Beyond the Big Cities, a report from the National Institute of
Justice, discusses a study of eight law enforcement agencies in small- to medium-size
cities and rural areas in California, Idaho, and South Dakota.